Posts tagged with: Simon Black

Yesterday the Chair of the FDIC released an astonishing video asking Americans to keep their money in the bank. Accompanied by soft piano music playing in the background, the official said: “Your money is safe at the banks. The last...
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The year 1348, in the words of historian A.L. Maycock, was the closest that humanity ever came to going extinct....
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This is going to be a rough day for a lot of folks. But it’s one that I’ve been writing about for quite some time....
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If you feel like you’ve been watching a meteor streaking across the sky over the past several weeks, it turns out it was just Tesla stock soaring to astronomical heights....
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Earlier this week I sent one of my team members to a banking conference here in Puerto Rico hosted by the Federal Reserve....
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Late last year, the investment management giant Morningstar published a report concluding that most people can either save money for retirement, or save money for their kids’ education… but NOT both....
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In August of 1945, the United States became the only country to drop nuclear bombs on an enemy....
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The news headlines read, “Deadly 6.4 Magnitude Earthquake Plunges Puerto Rico into Darkness”; and “Powerful Puerto Rico Earthquake Knocks Out Entire Island’s Power.”...
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The Chinese government isn’t exactly famous for its honesty and transparency....
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File this one away under ‘completely ridiculous’. You might have heard that Elon Musk was on trial last week in Los Angeles; he was being sued because he claimed (multiple times) that British spelunker Vernon Unsworth was a pedophile. (He’s...
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